This goes to show that government is very much concerned of the rising cost of food prices, and we are responding to it. Clearly government is concern and is trying to do something to bring it down,” the minister said. Continue reading Nigeria Government Sets Up Task Force Over Rising Cost of Food Items.
At inpendence in 1960, agriculture for well over haft of our Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and was the main source of export earnings and public revenue, with the agricultural marketing boards playing a leading role, but today’s economy leading role has been taken over by the national oil company, the Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC). It’s unconcealed that the gospel economic salvation cannot be preached without due regards to agricultural development. It is visible to the blind and audible to the deaf that agriculture is the major and the most certain path to economic growth and sustainability. Continue reading THE DEARTH OF AGRICULTURE, THE DEATH OF PETROLEUM